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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (2): 191–193.
Published: 01 June 1989
.... Such assumptions are commonly queried, and I wish they had been here. BOYDM. BERRY Virgznia Commonwealth Uniuersity Two-Edg’d Weapons: Style and Ideology in the Comedies of Etherege, Wycherley, and Congreue. By ROBERTMARKLEY. Oxford: Clarendon...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (2): 270–273.
Published: 01 June 1998
... in fre- quent allusions to canonical texts or related philosophical positions, and cultivates a style of crisp and definitive judgment. The resulting impatient, authoritative manner resembles that found in the essays of Geoffrey Hart- Collings I Review...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (2): 179–187.
Published: 01 June 1946
...Francis Christensen Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 JOHN WILKINS AND THE ROYAL SOCIETY’S REFORM OF PROSE STYLE. PART ONE By FRANCISCHRISTENSEK That the Royal Society was influential in rationalizing the prose style...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 279–290.
Published: 01 September 1946
...Francis Christensen Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 JOHN WILKINS AND THE ROYAL SOCIETY’S REFORM OF PROSE STYLE. PART TWO By FRANCISCHRISTENSEN I1 In 1921 Professor 0. F. Emerson wrote...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (2): 131–134.
Published: 01 June 1948
...Don A. McKenzie Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 OTFRIDIANA SOME COMMENTS ON OTFRID’S “STYLE” By DONA. MCKENZIE In a monograph’ on the relation of Otfrid’s Evangel Harmony to its Vulgate sources the present writer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (1): 69–72.
Published: 01 March 1972
.... ALFREDFOIJ LET Princeton University Shakespeare’s Dramatic Style. By JOHN‘RUSSELL BROWN. New York: Barnes lk Noble, 1971. x 4- 191 pp. 87.25. Consider again the old perplexity of the devoted play-reader who ventures out to a really good production of one of his indispensable plays...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (2): 188–189.
Published: 01 June 1972
... of Michigan Hermogenes and the Renaissance: Seven Ideas of Style. Hy ANNABELM. PATTERSON.Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1970. xv + 240 pp. $10.00. ‘l‘his is an ambitious book that by 110 means manages to substantiate the claims which it makes. Annabel Patterson argues...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (3): 339–341.
Published: 01 September 1973
...?: Style in the Novel. By MARGOTPETERS. Madison: Univer- sity of Wisconsin Press, 1973. ix + 175 pp. $10.00. The literary credo advanced in a Charlotte BrontE letter of September, 1848, well embodies the focal interests of Margot Peters’s study: Unless I have something of my own...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (1): 16–29.
Published: 01 March 1974
...George T. Amis Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 THE STYLE OF THE VANITY OF HUMAN WISHES By GEORGET. AMIS The Vanity of Human Wishes is a poem of great power, but it has never been immediately obvious why this should...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (1): 29–47.
Published: 01 March 1985
...W. Paul Elledge Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 DIVORCE ITALIAN STYLE By W. PAULELLEDGE By the time Byron began Beppo in the autumn of 18 17, he was well practiced in the experience and the poetry of separation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (2): 171–204.
Published: 01 June 1942
...Detlev W. Schumann Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 ENUMERATIVE STYLE AND ITS SIGNIFICANCE IN WHITMAN, RILKE, WERFEL By DETLEV w. SCHUhlANN In a poetic eulogy of Walt Whitman, Herbert Eulenberg thus apostrophizes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 133–135.
Published: 01 March 1942
... research into the subject may safely build. E. E. BOSTETTER University of Washington TJae Prose Style of Samuel Johnson. By W. K. WIMSATT.New Haven: Yale University Press, 1941. Pp. xvi + 166. $3.00. In his “Introduction” Mr. Wimsatt insists...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 259–272.
Published: 01 September 1948
...Leo Spitzer Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 PATTERNS OF THOUGHT IN THE STYLE OF ALBERT THIBAUDET (PART ONE) By LEOSPITZER The following study will test the possibility of analyzing the style of a literary critic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (4): 478–491.
Published: 01 December 1948
... Bovary, quelque chose qui se tint tout seul, sans sujet, sans matiQe, et rien que par la force du style. Or Boileau a voulu faire et a rCussi dans le Lutrin quelque chose &analogue. Ce qui nous plait d‘ailleurs dans la remarque cCl2bre de Flaubert, c’est le caract6re bienfai- sant de...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (1): 76–79.
Published: 01 March 1988
... University Shifting Perspectives and the Stylish Style: Mannerism in Shakespeare and His Jaco- bean Contemporaries. By JOHN GREENWOOD. Toronto, Buffalo, London: University of Toronto Press, 1988. viii + 227 pp. $35.00. At a time when studies of the plays of Shakespeare and his contempo...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (3): 286–288.
Published: 01 September 1954
... this volume-and it usually can. CURTISC. D. VAIL University of Washington Agrippa d’Aubignk’s “Les Tragiques”: A Study of the Baroque Style in Poetry. Par IMBRIEBUFFUM. New Haven: Yale Romanic Studies, second series, No. 1 ; Paris...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 203–224.
Published: 01 June 1941
.... Poésies du troubadour Aimeric de Belenoi , ed. Maria Dumitrescu, Soc. des Anc. Textes Français (Paris, 1935). I shall quote the poets and editors with the following abbreviations: P. Raim. and Cav., Aim. Bel. and Dum. OBSERVATIONS ON OLD PROVENCAL STYLE...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (4): 482–485.
Published: 01 December 1966
..., and Style of Tlioinns Carlyle’s First Major Work. By G. B. TENNYSON.Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1965. viii + 354 pp. $8.50; 68s. G. B. Tennyson’s book will be valuable for years to come for at least two important reasons: it is one of those rare performances in which...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (3): 273–274.
Published: 01 September 1958
... his lexi- cographical web-he might emerge from the cocoon, return to the public world of letters, and put to livelier or more relaxed uses a mind as keen as any of our time. HERBERTJ. MUUER Indiana University The Poetic Style...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (2): 178–180.
Published: 01 June 1955
... proper meaning and perspective. PERCYMATENKO Brooklyn Collcgc Rilke’s Craftsmanship: An Analysis of His Pocfic Style. By H. W. BELMORE. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, Modern Language Studies, 1954. Pp. x + 234. 25s...